Hidden Valley Slot
Hidden Valley is an online video slot from Quickspin and takes place in the land of Shangri-La. Ledged has it that Shangri-La is a paradise on earth, a place where people can live in isolation from the troubles of the outside world. Hidden Valley is based on the novel by James Hilton, Lost Horizon, which was published in 1933. The game features random multiplier wilds and free spins with extra wilds. The background of the game is a snow capped mountain and music plays as the reels spin. The theoretical payout is 96.5 %.
Hidden Valley has 5 reels and 40 fixed paylines. Reel 1 and reel 5 each have 3 symbols and reel 2, 3 and 4 each has 4 symbols. When there is a win on the paylines the symbols will animate and winnings will be added to the total win.
The Hidden Valley symbols include the playing cards ranging from the Ten through to the Ace. These symbols offer lower value payouts but do appear frequently on the paylines allowing for more smaller wins. The other symbols are the characters in search of the Hidden Valley and they are the 2 adventurers, the eagle, the yak and the traveller’s guide, the Sherpa. These symbols have higher payouts than the playing card symbols.
Free Spins Bonus Round
The bonus scatter symbol will activate the free spins round and will appear in any position on the reels. The free games round will begin with the bonus wheel. Players must spin the wheel to choose one of the symbols and this symbol will then become an extra wild. Players must then spin the bonus wheel once more to determine how many free spins have been won.
On the right hand side of the screen is the multiplier panel. Here players must choose which level to play with which will increase the bet. When there is a winning combination consisting of 1 or more wild symbols the multiplier selected will be applied to the win.
How to Play
To start playing Hidden Valley players just need to follow 3 basic steps. They will need to choose how much to bet, click on the spin button and check if there are any wins on the screen. The total bet display will show the total bet for the spin and players can change their bet by clicking on this button. The total bet is the bet made on each payline and then multiplied by the amount of paylines; in this game there are 40 paylines. To view all of the possible winning combinations players can click the paytable. The paytable will also have all of the symbols and their payouts as well as information on the bonus games.
The autoplay will allow players to spin a certain number of spins automatically. To use this option they must click on the autoplay button and select how many spins to play with. Players can view how many remaining spins there are and to disable this option players can click the stop button.
Legends and myths are always an intriguing theme and Hidden Valley will take players on an adventure in search of this lost world with the chance of winning with free spins and multipliers.